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Friday, June 13, 2014

GIF: Carlos Torres punches himself in the head after blowing game

Thursday was not a good day for Mets reliever Carlos Torres. The team’s usually reliable relief workhorse entered the game with the score tied in the 12th inning, then allowed four runs on seven hits and a walk to effectively lose the game. It was ugly.

Rather than toss a water cooler or even punch a wall (with his non-pitching hand, of course), Torres opted for self-abuse and punched himself in the head a few times.

I just hope he doesn’t suffer from occasional bouts of ED.

Robert in Manhattan Beach Posted: June 13, 2014 at 05:52 PM | 10 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
  Tags: he did what now, mets, mets being mets

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   1. tfbg9 Posted: June 13, 2014 at 06:26 PM (#4725488)
Ouch.
   2. dr. scott Posted: June 13, 2014 at 06:30 PM (#4725493)
Oh come on... who hasn't done that....
   3. PASTE, Now with Extra Pitch and Extra Stamina Posted: June 13, 2014 at 06:33 PM (#4725497)
Torres was left out there a loooong time last night.
   4. The Yankee Clapper Posted: June 13, 2014 at 06:43 PM (#4725513)
2 rights & a left; no knock down. Was he even trying?
   5. Gonfalon Bubble Posted: June 13, 2014 at 06:55 PM (#4725529)
   6. Pat Rapper's Delight (as quoted on MLB Network) Posted: June 13, 2014 at 10:01 PM (#4725658)
Had Torres done this for the Rangers, he would have broken both hands and given himself a concussion. Probably blown out a UCL too.
   7. 6 - 4 - 3 Posted: June 14, 2014 at 12:54 AM (#4725723)
That's the Mets franchise summarized in one GIF.
   8. Dale Sams Posted: June 14, 2014 at 02:35 AM (#4725740)
Oh come on... who hasn't done that....


Been there. Though it usually only takes one for me to realize that was a bad idea.
   9. Astroenteritis Posted: June 14, 2014 at 11:25 AM (#4725789)
Oh come on... who hasn't done that....


Tried it, but I punch so weakly it lasted the whole 15 rounds.
   10. Benji Posted: June 16, 2014 at 01:56 AM (#4727086)
Save the punches for Alderson, Carlos.

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